Story URL: http://news.medill.northwestern.edu/chicago/news.aspx?id=167192
Story Retrieval Date: 6/19/2013 10:43:39 AM CST
Cuts to the Human Services budget will eliminate state programs that are ineligible for federal dollars.
Budget cuts threaten independence, quality of life for the disabled
Monday will mark the twentieth anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act but the Illinois budget for disability services is being slashed. Josh Lederman talks to some of those who will be affected.